Forestry exports rise nearly 18 percent in four months Business

Forestry exports rise nearly 18 percent in four months

Forestry exports are estimated to hit 875 million USD in April and 3.27 billion USD in the first four months of this year, up 17.8 percent year on year, resulting in a trade surplus of nearly 2.49 billion USD, reported the Vietnam Forestry Administration.
Stronger forestry laws needed: officials Society

Stronger forestry laws needed: officials

Ineffective forest management has exposed shortcomings in the 2004 Law on Forest Protection and Development that need to be addressed through amendments, officials said at a conference on December 16.
FAO helps Vietnam with forest management Environment

FAO helps Vietnam with forest management

The Food and Agriculture Organisation of the United Nations (FAO) will offer 2.7 million USD to help Vietnam develop its capacity in forest and tree resources assessment over a period of three years, starting from this year.